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R&D Mining for Patentable Ideas

R&D Mining for Patentable Ideas

Remember the story about a drunkard searching for his keys under a streetlight, simply because that is where the light is?  Does this story have any parallels to your current efforts to increase your patent portfolio?

Be Prepared to Capitalize on Your Intellectual Property before Pitching it on "Adventure Capitalists"

Be Prepared to Capitalize on Your Intellectual Property before Pitching it on "Adventure Capitalists"

With the rise in popularity of reality-style television shows, it is no surprise that shows such as Shark Tank have gained large audiences eager to watch would-be entrepreneurs pitch product ideas to a panel of potential investors.  Adding to the list of venture-capitalist based reality shows is Adventure Capitalists, a Shark Tank-like television show that is specific to adventure, outdoors, and sporting equipment. Adventure Capitalists promises to provide viewers a glimpse into next-generation outdoor and adventure equipment while providing an opportunity for entrepreneurs to pitch to a panel of venture capitalists not otherwise available to them (not to mention the wide exposure that such an appearance may provide).